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Company Perks for Employees to Stay

What company perks for employees, would make you love your employer even more?  Career Builder asked this in a recent survey and here were the things that 3900 employees said were important to them. Things that were most important to workers: Salary mattered … Read More…

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Vanishing Jobs and Disappearing Companies

If you think today’s college students are too young to know about vanishing jobs and disappearing companies; think again.  Consider companies like Blockbuster and West Coast Videos, both former game and video rental stores. Even my 23 year-old son remembers our Friday evening … Read More…

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Employment Rates by Educational Attainment

Education Pays If you look at the attached graph which shows employment rates by educational attainment, it’s clear that the more you learn the more you earn. This graph shows the US unemployment rate of 8.5% in April 2009.  However, you will notice … Read More…

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